LOS ANGELES, Aug 25- Marilyn Murphy of Torrance, California, contacted her local Social Security office this past spring to find out if spousal benefits based on her first husband's work record might be worth more than the retirement benefit she already receives. Getting wrong answers from Social Security is not unusual, according to financial advisers and...» Read More
Wendi Deng hired a top divorce attorney to handle her split from media mogul Rupert Murdoch. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.
NBC's Pete Williams reports on the victory for same-sex marriage; and Jeffrey Tanenbaum, Nixon Peabody, and Carly Fiorina, Former Hewlett-Packard CEO, discuss.
The Federal Defense of Marriage Act was struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports from now on, in the 12 states where gay marriage is legal, same-sex couples must receive equal access to federal protection and benefits.
JPM's Jamie Dimon and others weighs in on the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act.
The high court has decided 5-4 to send the case back to a lower court for further review, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
The high court struck down a key provision of the Federal Defense of Marriage Act, ruling it violates the Fifth Amendment, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the high court 5-4 decision on the Federal gay marriage law. Vikram Amar, UC Davis School of Law, weighs in on the ruling.
"Power Lunch" panel Kayla Tausche, Robert Frank, Kate Kelly, and Eamon Javers look back at this past week's top news stories, including turmoil in Turkey, Rupert Murdoch's divorce announcement, and President Obama's expensive trip to Africa.
Divorce attorney Douglas Kepanis and CNBC's Robert Frank, take a look at the lack of a pre-nup agreement in the nation's most costly divorce.
If history is any indication, the billionaire's divorce from his third wife will cost him plenty, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is getting divorced from his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch. Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair, and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss.
A look at footage from 2011, when Deng lunged at a man who was trying to throw a pie at Rupert, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the split of Rupert Murdoch and wife Wendi Ding, who were married in 1999.
As the real estate and employment markets improve, people are not longer stuck in houses they've outgrown or jobs they can't stand—and they're shedding other baggage as well.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports according to Princeton alumna, Susan Patton, the best place to find your spouse is while you're still in college. Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; and Matt Swift, Legacy Management Group CEO, express their views.
CNBC's Robert Frank has the latest details on the upcoming nuptials of Napster founder Sean Parker.
Dell is saying proposals from both Blackstone and Carl Icahn are risky, and Napster creator & Facebook co-founder Sean Parker is preparing for a medieval-themed wedding. CNBC's Bob Pisani and John Carney, discuss.
In response to global outcry, the queen of bridal couture, Vera Wang, is abolishing the near $500 fee for Chinese brides-to-be to try on garments at her Shanghai bridal boutique.
The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments in regards to whether same-sex couples should be entitled to more than 1,000 federal benefits, including tax breaks. CNBC's Suze Orman and the "Street Signs" crew provide perspective.
Thousands of people gathered outside the Supreme Court as a hearing takes place in regards to whether gay couples have the constitutional right to marry, reports CNBC's John Harwood.